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continues. for others check back with us a little later for the morning captioning funded by cbs it's friday, september 23rd, it's friday, september 23rd, 2016. this is the it's friday, september 23rd, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." >> with the national guard looking on, a third night of protests in charlotte turned peaceful overnight after the mayor imposed but never enforced a midnight curfew. this as family members of scott watched video of the moment the man was killed by police calling for its public release. breaking overnight, a tulsa officer has turned herself in after being charged with manslaughter in the killing of an unarmed black man. and it's the biggest hack ever. 500 million yahoo! accounts breached. what you need to know even if
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it's been years since your last log in. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters in new york. good to be with you. i'm meg oliver in for anne-marie green. despite a curfew, demonstrators took to the streets of charlotte for the third straight night to protest a deadly shooting of a black man by police. unlike the last two nights, the protests were calmer. meanwhile, there's a growing call for the police footage of scott. don champion is in charlotte. don, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. as the sun set, anxiety went up but in the end the protests remained largely peaceful. police in riot gear moved in on demonstrators along interstate 277 in charlotte shortly before the mandatory curfew took effect. protesters stood with their hands up.
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one man took a knee as tensions escalated, officers used tear gas and pushed them off the highway. >> you try to set up for a cause, man, you got to go all in. you can't run. dr. king did it, man. >> y'all get down, get down, brothers. >> reporter: some residents stepped in to help maintain calm. demonstrators circled downtown charlotte for hours. >> lay there. >> reporter: others staged a die in on the steps of the county courthouse with national guards men feet away. >> there was a lot more positive people out here. a lot more boots were involved tonight that wanted to make a statement peacefully. >> reporter: the relatively peaceful tone in uptown charlotte followed two straight nights of violent protests in the wake of the death of keith scott. hundreds of patrol officers and national guards men with their heavy equipment helped maintain order. protesters are demanding officials release video of the deadly police encounter that
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claimed his life. scott's relatives privately viewed dash and body camera video of his killing thursday and say they could not tell whether he was holding a weapon as police claim. their attorney had a message for demonstrators. >> we have to be mindful of the feelings of the loved ones of the people who have died before we rally to say make the video public. >> reporter: authorities say they will not release the video because of the ongoing investigation. now last night we did learn that a 26-year-old man who was shot in the head during the violence on wednesday night has died. police have launched a homicide investigation. meg, we should mention that two officers are also being treated this morning after they were sprayed with some kind of chemical last night. >> all right. don champion for us in charlotte. thank you. breaking overnight in oklahoma, the tulsa police officer charged with shooting
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and killing an unarmed black driver turned herself in early this morning and has already posted bond. prosecutors charged betty shelby yesterday with first degree manslaughter. the officer's family has been receiving death threats since the shooting. >> i've got a subject who won't show me his hands. >> reporter: after reviewing police dash cam and helicopter video, they released the charge. less than a week after white police officer betty shelby shot and killed 40-year-old terence crutcher. they found she reacted unreasonably and became emotionally involved. to the point that she overreacted. terence crutcher's family responded to the announcement. >> while we are pleased to learn that the officer who senselessly killed my beloved twin brother, will face criminal charges for her reckless act, we understand
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that nothing will bring him back. >> reporter: district attorney. >> i do not know why things happen in this world the way they do. we need to pray for wisdom and guidance on each of our respective paths in life. >> reporter: police say crutcher did not respond to commands. footage of last friday's incident show crutcher walking away from shelby with his arms raised. >> he's got his hands up there for her now. >> reporter: police say she fired when he began to reach into the window. >> shots fired. >> reporter: they say the window was rolled up. since the shooting peaceful protests have happened here almost daily. the charge against officer shelby, first degree manslaughter, carries the punishment of at least four years. cbs news, tulsa, oklahoma. donald trump is clarifying a remark that he had called for an
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expansion of the controversial stop and frisk police tactic. the gop nominee now says he was referring to murder plagued chicago. at a rally in pennsylvania trump accused hillary clinton of supporting a narrative that is equally as racist helping fuel violent protests. >> my opponent, you see what she's saying, it's not good, shared directly in the responsibility for the unrest that is afflicting our country and hurting those who have really the very least. >> clinton is taking a break from campaigning to prepare for her debate monday with trump. her campaign said she's called charlotte's mayor and congresswoman to help with assistance to ending the violence. coming up on cbs this morning, jan crawford looks at debate preparation as the candidates get ready to face off on monday. investigators are waiting to question the man accused of planting bombs in new jersey and
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new york as he recovers from serious injuries from a police shootout. ahmad khan rahami is accused of causing several injuries. the fbi says he's unconscious and on a breathing machine at the hospital. his wife returned to the u.s. last night from the persian gulf and is cooperating with investigators. secretary of state john kerry and his russian counterpart are set to hold more talks today to save a cease-fire in syria. kerry admitted negotiations between the u.s. and russia are at a standstill. violence exploded during a collapse of the agreement days ago. it could be the biggest hack in history. information from a half billion yahoo! accounts were stolen in a digital break in. yahoo! blames the breach on state sponsored hackers. ben tracy reports on how victims can protect themselves. >> reporter: if you've got mail from yahoo!, chances are you've been hacked.
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in a message posted online the company said it believes that information associated with at least 500 million user accounts was stolen, that includes names, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, and even security questions and answers. the company says the hack does not appear to include credit card or bank account information. >> even with the best monitoring companies don't even know they've been hacked. >> reporter: connie guyamo is editor in chief of c net news. >> just because your bank account information wasn't stolen, oh, it's just my e-mail and my password, what could they possibly have? they have access to your group of friends, all the businesses you do business with. anything you put in e-mail, all of that stuff is vulnerable. >> reporter: yahoo! said the hack happened in late 2014 by an unidentified state sponsored actor. the company has not said when it first learned of the data breach and why it's alerting customers now but it is working with the fbi. yahoo! is the third largest e-mail provider in the country.
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at one time it was worth $100 billion but its latest ceo, marissa meyer, is in the midst of selling the company to verizon for about 5 billion. yahoo declined our request for an interview. the company says users should immediately change their password and disabled the security questions. ben tracy, cbs news, los angeles. coming up on the morning news, political muscle. mayor kevin johnson striking back against a pie thrower. and hillary clinton shows her funny side. >> what happens if you become president? are we going to be stick with tim kaine for nine months? how does this work? >> i could send you some pamphlets that might help you understand. victoza® lowers my a1c and blood sugar
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galifianakis for his satyrical interview series between two ferns. the host got some dead pan answers from the guest. >> as secretary, how many words per minute could you type and how does president obama like his coffee, like himself, weak? >> you know, zach, those are really out of date questions. you need to get out more. >> the clip has got nearly 1.5 million views on youtube since it was posted thursday morning. president obama previously granted galifianakis an interview for the funny or die series. there are new photos of sacramento's mayor roughing up a pie thrower and a white house e-mail hack. those are some of the headlines on the morning newstand. "the new york times" reports a posting by hackers that includes details about the schedules of vice president biden, michelle obama and hillary clinton. the hackers breached the
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personal g-mail account of a 22-year-old democratic operative. information about donors and secret service agents was also released. the fbi is taking a closer look. "the washington post" reports the start of investigations into former new york congressman anthony weiner. the news report says he exchanged suggestive messages with a 15-year-old girl. weiner said he is the victim of a hoax. a sexting episode led to his resignation from the house in 2011. "the chicago tribune" says a new anti-crime plan from the city's mayor. rahm emmanuel wants to hire more police officers and have a program to mentor at risk youth. chicago's 2015 homicide total will probably top 600 for the first time in 13 years. sacramento magazine published exclusive photos of the mayor's confrontation with a pie throwing protester. witnesses say mayor kevin johnson struck the man wednesday after being hit in the face with a pie.
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the man is charged with assaulting a public official, a felony. "the daily beast" says pope francis thinks gossip journalism is a kind of terrorism. the pope said gossip shows, quote, how you can kill a person with your tongue. speaking to the journalist union of italy where fabricated media attacks are common lace. still to come, disney's costume controversy. halloween costume based on a polynesian cartoon character is pulled from stores after complaints of racism. just a trophy. i'm not sitting around collecting dust. i'm moving forward... thinking about all the steps that i haven't taken yet. what helps keeps me going? oikos triple zero greek nonfat yogurt. with 15 grams of protein. 0 added sugar, 0 fat, 0 artificial sweeteners. zero holding me back. i'm cam newton and i'm unstoppably myself. oikos triple zero, be unstoppably you.
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. ♪ ♪ >> there's a new attraction in old rome. the city celebrated as its newly restored steps are reopened. the steps are nearly three centuries old. on the cbs "moneywatch," a marriott megamerger and disney pulls a halloween costume. jill wagner is at the new york stock exchange with that and more. good morning, jill. >> good morning, meg. marriott international became the world's largest hotel chain overnight. marriott purchased the starwood hotels portfolio for $13 billion
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growing the company to 30 different hotel brands. with the addition of starwood, sheraton, weston, marriott now operates more than 5700 international hotels. on wall street, investors' confidence following the fed's decision to keep the interest rates as is led to another day of gains on wall street. the dow added 98 points. s&p 500 closed up 14. the nasdaq gained 44. a software update to tesla's auto pilot system prevents the cars from driving themselves if the human behind the wheel isn't paying attention. the update forces drivers to take control of their car if they're not keeping their hands on the steering wheel. it also improves the car's radar systems to better avoid crashes. the self-driving system has been under scrutiny after one deadly crash from a tesla on auto pilot. disney pulled one costume from tore shelves after criticism that the outfit is
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racist. it depicts a polynesian character from the upcoming movie malana. critics say the brown costume with full body tattoos is a form of black faith. disney apologized saying it regrets offending people with the costume. twitter is promoting hashtags and a new emoji ahead of the first presidential debate on monday. twitter announced the hashtag #debates and #debates2016. it will show a red, white and blue podium. twitter is live streaming the event on its app. meg. >> anticipation is building. jill wagner at the new york stock exchange. thank you. still to come, air support. we'll take you on board a former passenger plane transformed into a powerful firefighting weapon. o a powerful firefighting weapon. . be the you who shows up in that dress. who hugs a friend. who is done with treatments that don't give you clearer skin. be the you who controls your psoriasis with stelara®
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skyscrapers at risk? and san francisco is kicking out wells fargo from a city wide program. and now it's urging other cities to do the same. join us for kpix 5 news this morning... beginning at 4:30. good morning. it's friday, september 23rd. i'm kenny choi. ,,,, here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country.
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firefighters in southern california spent the past several days battling massive wildfires. fighting fires at ground level is risky. just this week one firefighter was killed and another injured when their water truck overturned. chris martinez shows us how crews are taking their fight to the air. >> reporter: firefighters battling california's largest wildfires call this their big gun. >> when you're out there trying to save lives and property, it's pretty intense. >> reporter: r.k. smithly is the pilot of a dc-10 passenger aircraft that's been transformed into a powerful weapon against flames. >> somebody that was very, very smart, way smarter than me, decided, let's put three tanks on a dc-10. >> reporter: together those
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tanks carry more than 11 thousand gallons of fire retardant, about nine times more than any other plane in the fleet. all three tanks can be rapidly refilled. >> 12 to 15 minutes these babies are full and we're going. >> reporter: what makes this plane unique isn't just its pay load but how it's flown making fighter style turns just 250 feet above the ground. >> you don't expect that out of an aircraft like this. >> no. we fly this in some amazingly tight spaces. >> reporter: spaces firefighters often can't reach from the ground. without that air support. >> we'd see bigger fires, more rapid growth, consuming more ground resources. >> reporter: smithly knows how critical his job is. >> people on the ground are relying on us doing it right. that's what it's about right there. >> reporter: that thought is top of mind, he says, every time he makes a drop. chris martinez, cbs news, sacramento.
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's a here's another look at this morning's top stories. in charlotte demonstrators ignored a new city wide curfew, but police didn't try to break up peaceful protests. it's the third night of demonstrations following the shooting death of a black man by a black police officer. the family of keith scott was shown police footage of the shooting yesterday. police have resisted releasing it publicly citing an ongoing investigation. and the tulsa police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man was booked and quickly bonded out of jail early this morning. betty shelby is charged with first degree manslaughter. prosecutors say she acted unreasonably when she fatally shot terence crutcher a week ago. for many shootings are proof
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of police bias, but research confirms it's not just cops. >> most people are biased. according to our research, the majority of americans show some degree of unconscious negative attitudes towards minorities. >> reporter: nyu psychologist studies the science of racial bias and prejudice. in this test subjects are shown a picture of a black or white male carrying a gun or a harmless object and must make a quick decision to shoot or not shoot. >> you are in the role of a police officer and what's been found is that if the person who appears is black and they're holding a cell phone or soda can, people are more than likely to accidentally shoot them than if they were white. >> reporter: one study found subjects were about 30% more likely to shoot an unarmed black person than an unarmed white person. >> when we've used eye tracking in that task what we find is that the eyes always go to the person's face first and then
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tracks down to see what's in their hand. >> so they see their color first? >> yeah. >> they may make a biased decision based on that? >> yeah. it's automatic. happens in 1 or 200 milliseconds. >> can you be trained not to look at the face? >> we've tested that strategy in the laboratory and found it's been useful. >> in the lab focusing on the object rather than the race reduces mistaken shooting of unarmed blacks by as much as 45%. >> often times we need to make a snap decision and it can take effort and some time to overcome an automatic bias. >> reporter: one big question is how research like this in the controlled setting of a lab applies to real life situations in the field where so many unpredictable things can happen. teasing out all the factors that may contribute to a wrongful shooting is a challenge. coming up after your local news on cbs this morning, u.s. central command in tampa under investigation for allegedly distorting intelligence reports
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on isis to paint a rosier picture. plus, we'll talk with oprah winfrey about tomorrow's opening of the smithsonian national museum of african-american history and culture. we sit down with the one and only charles osgood as he anchors his last "cbs sunday morning." that's the "cbs morning news" for this friday. thanks for watching. i'm meg oliver. i'm meg oliver. have a great day. -- captions by vitac -- -- captions by vitac -- ,$8drw
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time is 4-- here's roberta gonzales with a good morning. it's friday, september 23. time to rise and shine! >> are you ready for the weekend? >> are you ready for football. >> that's right. i'm michelle griego. >> i'm kenny choi. >> i was ready for the weekend on monday so yes.
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>> amen to that. >> i was pretty content to work this week because it was free ac! now? when we had temperatures in the triple digits on sunday, monday, tuesday, i welcomed it and guess what, more triple digits moving in our way. not so much today. right now we have cooled into the 50s and 60s, except check out the north bay. 46 degrees in napa. it's in the high 50s in vallejo and santa rosa. later today we are going up. look at these temperatures. anywhere from the 60s to the 70s. you can count on 73 in san mateo. 77 in san jose. numbers east of the bay some of the warmest up to 83 in brentwood. north bay numbers take your pick from the 60s through the 70s into the low 80s in sonoma. we have the weekend forecast featuring triple digits coming up but right now let's send it over to rocky. >> thank you, roberta. good morning, everyone. let's start with northbound 101 in the south bay in morgan hill. we have the sa


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